Search results for "Michael Rapaport"


Beats, Rhymes & Life: The Travels of A Tribe Called Quest (2011)

Having forged a 20-year run as one of the most innovative and influential hip hop bands of all time, the Queens NY collective known as 'A Tribe Called Quest' have kept a ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • Music
DIRECTION:  Michael Rapaport
CAST:  Mary J. Blige  •  Common  •  Q-Tip  •  Michael Rapaport

When the Garden Was Eden (2014) RT Audience 92%

DVD release: Feb 2015

This nostalgic sports documentary captures the New York Knicks at the height of their golden era during the 1970s, revealing in the process a singularly gifted and inspired ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Michael Rapaport
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Hard Lovin' Woman (2016)

Documentary short that explores the sacrifices acclaimed actress Juliette Lewis makes to pursue her first love, music.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Michael Rapaport
CAST:  Juliette Lewis

Bamboozled (2000) RT 48% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Apr 2001

TV producer Pierre Delacroix becomes frustrated when network brass reject his sitcom idea. Hoping to get fired, Delacroix pitches the worst idea he can think of: a 21st ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Spike Lee
CAST:  Damon Wayans  •  Savion Glover  •  Tommy Davidson  •  Jada Pinkett Smith

Beautiful Girls (1996) RT 79% / Audience 81%

DVD release: Apr 2001

During a snowy winter in the small fictional town of Knight's Ridge, Massachusetts, a group of lifelong buddies hang out, drink and struggle to connect with the women who ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Ted Demme
CAST:  Matt Dillon  •  Noah Emmerich  •  Annabeth Gish  •  Lauren Holly

Cop Land (1997) RT 72% / Audience 66%

DVD release: Jul 2001

Freddy Heflin is the sheriff of a place everyone calls “Cop Land” — a small and seemingly peaceful town populated by the big city police officers he’s long admired. Yet ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  James Mangold
CAST:  Sylvester Stallone  •  Harvey Keitel  •  Ray Liotta  •  Robert De Niro

Deep Blue Sea (1999) RT 56% / Audience 38%

DVD release: Dec 1999

On a remote former submarine refueling facility called Aquatica, a team of scientists are searching for a cure for Alzheimer's disease. Dr. Susan McAlester genetically ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Renny Harlin
CAST:  Thomas Jane  •  Saffron Burrows  •  LL Cool J  •  Michael Rapaport

Grilled (2006)

Two meat salesmen (Romano, James) will stop at nothing to get a sale.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Jason Ensler
CAST:  Ray Romano  •  Kevin James  •  Sofía Vergara  •  Juliette Lewis

Higher Learning (1995) RT 50% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Jul 2001

Malik (Omar Epps) is an African-American student attending on a track scholarship; academics are not his strong suit, and he goes in thinking that his athletic abilities will ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  John Singleton
CAST:  Omar Epps  •  Kristy Swanson  •  Michael Rapaport  •  Jennifer Connelly

Hitch (2005) RT 69% / Audience 62%

DVD release: Jun 2005

Dating coach Alex 'Hitch' Hitchens mentors a bumbling client, Albert, who hopes to win the heart of the glamorous Allegra Cole. While Albert makes progress, Hitch faces his ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Andy Tennant
CAST:  Will Smith  •  Eva Mendes  •  Amber Valletta  •  Julie Ann Emery




Kiss of Death (1995) RT 68% / Audience 38%

DVD release: Jun 2004

Jimmy Kilmartin is an ex-con living in Astoria in the New York City borough of Queens, trying to stay clean and raising a family with his wife Bev. But when his cousin Ronnie ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Barbet Schroeder
CAST:  David Caruso  •  Samuel L. Jackson  •  Nicolas Cage  •  Helen Hunt

Lucky Numbers (2000) RT 22% / Audience 18%

DVD release: Mar 2001

Russ Richards is a TV weatherman and local celebrity on the verge of losing his shirt. Desperate to escape financial ruin, he schemes with Crystal the TV station's lotto ball ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy • Crime • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Nora Ephron
CAST:  John Travolta  •  Lisa Kudrow  •  Tim Roth  •  Ed O'Neill

Metro (1997) RT 15% / Audience 27%

DVD release: Aug 2001

Roper, a hostage negotiator catches a murderous bank robber after a blown heist. The bank robber escapes and immediately goes after the man who put him behind bars.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Thomas Carter
CAST:  Eddie Murphy  •  Kim Miyori  •  Art Evans  •  James Carpenter

Mighty Aphrodite (1995) RT 77% / Audience 73%

DVD release: Mar 1999

When Lenny and his wife, Amanda, adopt a baby, Lenny realizes that his son is a genius and becomes obsessed with finding the boy's biological mother in hopes that she will be ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Woody Allen
CAST:  Woody Allen  •  Mira Sorvino  •  Helena Bonham Carter  •  F. Murray Abraham

Money for Nothing (1993) RT Audience 31%

DVD release: Nov 2003

When unemployed dockworker Joey Coyle finds $1.2 million that fell off of an armored car, he decides to do the logical thing: take the money and run. After all, he says, ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Crime • Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Ramón Menéndez
CAST:  John Cusack  •  Debi Mazar  •  Michael Madsen  •  Benicio del Toro

Next Friday (2000) RT 20% / Audience 76%

DVD release: Jun 2004

Ice Cube returns as Craig Jones, a streetwise man from South Central Los Angeles who has a knack for getting into trouble. This time out, Craig is still trying to outsmart ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Steve Carr
CAST:  Ice Cube  •  Mike Epps  •  Justin Pierce  •  John Witherspoon

Palmetto (1998) RT 38% / Audience 31%

DVD release: Aug 1998

A recently released ex-con gets involved in a fake kidnapping scheme that turns very real.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Volker Schlöndorff
CAST:  Woody Harrelson  •  Gina Gershon  •  Elisabeth Shue  •  Michael Rapaport

Point of No Return (1993) RT Audience 100%

Hardened criminal Maggie Hayward's consistent violence, even in police custody, ends in the execution chamber. However, top-secret US government agent 'Bob' arranges a staged ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  John Badham
CAST:  Bridget Fonda  •  Gabriel Byrne  •  Dermot Mulroney  •  Miguel Ferrer

Small Time Crooks (2000) RT 67% / Audience 57%

DVD release: Dec 2000

A loser of a crook and his wife strike it rich when a botched bank job's cover business becomes a spectacular success.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Woody Allen
CAST:  Woody Allen  •  Carolyn Saxon  •  Tracey Ullman  •  Michael Rapaport

Special (2006) RT 57% / Audience 63%

DVD release: Mar 2009

A lonely metermaid has a psychotic reaction to his medication and becomes convinced he's a superhero. A very select group of people in life are truly gifted. Special is a ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Fantasy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Hal Haberman  •  Jeremy Passmore
CAST:  Michael Rapaport  •  Josh Peck  •  Robert Baker  •  Jack Kehler